1. brighten make lighter or brighter
  2. protein an organic compound essential to living cells
  3. Brighton a city in East Sussex in southern England that is a popular resort; site of the University of Sussex
  4. breathe in draw in (air)
  5. Britain a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
  6. Proudhon French socialist who argued that property is theft
  7. broaden make wider
  8. broody hen a domestic hen ready to brood
  9. brood hen a domestic hen ready to brood
  10. boughten purchased; not homemade
  11. Briton a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
  12. Breton a native or inhabitant of Brittany
  13. Britten major English composer of the 20th century
  14. Borodin Russian composer (1833-1887)
  15. Brittany a former province of northwestern France on a peninsula between the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay
  16. bridoon a bit resembling a snaffle bit; used with a separate curb
  17. Borodino Napoleon defeated the Russians in 1812 in a pitched battle at a village in western Russia west of Moscow, but irreparably weakened his army
  18. routine an unvarying or habitual method or procedure
  19. brooding deeply or seriously thoughtful
  20. bright emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts